Tischler Family History

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Tischler Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a joiner, from an agent derivative of Middle High German tisch, German Tisch ‘table’. This became the normal term for the craftsman in northern and eastern Germany and in Austria and Switzerland during the 15th century; before that it had been Tischer.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Tishler, Mischler, Tisler, Discher, Hirschler, Kichler, Taschner

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Tischler Family Origin

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Tischler Family Occupations

What did your Tischler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Tailor and Dealer In Fcy Gds were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tischler. The most common Tischler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tischler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tischler family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Dealer In Fcy Gds

  • Grocer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tischler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tischler Historical Records

What Tischler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Tischler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tischler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Tischler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Tischler. For the veterans among your Tischler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tischler Life Expectancy

What is the average Tischler lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Tischler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tischler in 1954 was 43, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tischler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tischler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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